|Date||Course Activities||Learning Outcomes||Assessed Value %|
|Ongoing||Contribution to the learning community||10%|
|Unit 1: What is academic research and why is it important?
July 2 – July 21, 2019
|Jul 1 – Jul 21||Complete all required readings and view all required videos for the unit.|
|Jul 1 – Jul 7||Complete Unit 1 Activity 1: Padlet check-in. You should upload your photo and written contribution by no later than July 4. Your comments on colleagues’ posts should be complete by July 7.||A B C||Part of contribution to learning community|
|Jul 8 – 14||Complete Unit 1 Activity 2: Reflecting on your academic writing. Complete by July 14||A B C||Part of contribution to learning community|
|Jul 8 – 14||Complete Unit 1 Activity 3: What makes a good research question? Complete your blog posts by July 14||A B C||Part of contribution to learning community|
|Jul 8 – 14||Complete Unit 1 Activity 4: Padlet research discussions.
Complete your responses by July 11. Complete your responses to colleagues by July 14.
|A B C||Part of contribution to learning community|
|Jul 21||Complete and submit Assignment 1: Role and importance of research (individual) by July 21.
Prepare your PechaKucha 12×20 presentation which take place at the start of residency.
|A B D||20%|
July 22 – August 2, 2019 – RESIDENCY
See detailed Residency schedule
|Unit 3: Critical analysis of research literature
August 5 – August 25, 2019
|Aug 5 – Aug 25||Complete all required readings and required videos for the unit|
|Aug 5 – 18||Complete Unit 3 Activity 1: Padlet re: ethics, research integrity, validity, reliability. Post your padlet response by August 15, and respond to at least two of your colleagues’ posts by August 18
||A B C||Part of contribution to learning community|
|Aug 19 – 25||Complete Unit 3 Activity 2: Padlet reflection by August 25||1||Part of contribution to learning community|
|Aug 25||Complete and submit Assignment 3: Critical analysis of research literature||A C D||40%|